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Multiple Data Center MongoDB Replication
BuildSep 24, 2014

Multiple Data Center MongoDB Replication

Welcome to a growing collection of persistence adapters for PubNub using Node.JS. In this sample, we present a proof-of-concept for global, multi data center MongoDB replication data using PubNub. Note: this is not production-ready! It is supposed to provoke inspiration and conversation while we work,...
Michael Carroll
Michael Carroll
Simple 3D Multiplayer Game in the Browser
GamingSep 23, 2014

Simple 3D Multiplayer Game in the Browser

Code and demo for building a simple, 3D multiplayer real-time chess game in the browser that syncs player position across multiple devices.

Developer Relations Team
Developer Relations Team
Tessel + PubNub Power IoT in 4 Lines of JavaScript
BuildSep 22, 2014

Tessel + PubNub Power IoT in 4 Lines of JavaScript

Power the Internet of Things in 4 Lines of JavaScript with Tessel and PubNub Data Streams. Tessel is a small, powerful microcontroller that runs entirely on JavaScript.

Michael Carroll
Michael Carroll
Helmets for Home Automation: Protecting the Smart Home Brain
InsightsSep 19, 2014

Helmets for Home Automation: Protecting the Smart Home Brain

Securing your home automation solution is paramount. We’ll go through a couple home automation security considerations and what the future holds.

Michael Carroll
Michael Carroll
Emulating a Secure API Server in a Chrome Web Browser
BuildSep 18, 2014

Emulating a Secure API Server in a Chrome Web Browser

How to run a server in a web browser. In this case, we’ll write the server in JavaScript on the front-end. The server handles permissions for authorization.

Michael Carroll
Michael Carroll
Rendr: Seamless Backbone.js Web and Mobile Apps
InsightsSep 17, 2014

Rendr: Seamless Backbone.js Web and Mobile Apps

Rendr enables you to run Backbone.js seamlessly on the client and server. Learn more about Rendr and its implementation into three different web and mobile websites.

Keith Lindsay
Keith Lindsay
Senior Product Manager
JavaScript Testing: Idiot Proofing Your Code
InsightsSep 12, 2014

JavaScript Testing: Idiot Proofing Your Code

“JavaScript Testing: Idiot Proofing Your Code” aka Achieving Maintainability, including best practices for linting, reducing complexity and unit testing.

Michael Carroll
Michael Carroll
How to Build a Real-time Voting App with .NET and C#
BuildSep 11, 2014

How to Build a Real-time Voting App with .NET and C#

You can easily build a live real-time voting app in the browser with C# and .NET, enabling users to vote and see results, updated in real time. Have you ever thought of implementing the C# PubNub API with ASP.NET MCV4? Whether you have or not, in this tutorial, we’ll walk you through how to build...
Developer Relations Team
Developer Relations Team
4 Real-time Elements Every Multiplayer Game Dev Needs
GamingSep 10, 2014

4 Real-time Elements Every Multiplayer Game Dev Needs

This blog has four real-time elements that every multiplayer game dev needs including player position, lockstep, in-game chat, matchmaking, and real-time stats

Michael Carroll
Michael Carroll